Sep 23, 2010 12:05am PDT
on a transistor radio. the first judge they announced was steven tyler from aerosmith. i don't see him making it through the senate confirmation hearings, i really don't. mr. tyler, have you used a drug at any time? and then, they brought out the smoke machine to announce judge number two. >> you now know about the guys representing the guys in this show. but who will be speaking up for the ladies? who will have that female point of view? please welcome the total package, the triple threat, miss betty white! >> jimmy: well, that was a surprise. and let me say, it is about time someone put betty white in something. actually, they announced jennifer lopez will be the lady judge on "american idol." they are paying her $12 million and randy jackson will rush. he's not getting $12 million. randy has an incentives package. he gets $5 every time he says dog. $10 a dude and $1.50 per yo, so it adds up. this is a heartwarming tale from our local news. a reporter did a story on a charity that gives bags stuffed with fun things to kids who are in foster care, and while there, they met errol, who explain
Sep 23, 2010 8:00pm EDT
's steven tyler will replace simon cowell as judges on "american idol." >> ♪ for the very first time >> i think you're possibly the worst singer in the world. i've never, ever heard anything like that in my life. >> there's a boogie-woogie bugel boy in company b. >> thank you, that was horrible. >> there you go. now, what is the name of cowell's new music competition program? a, simon says. b, the x factor. c, america's got cowell. d, sing for your supper. what is the name of the new program? cards up, please. and the answer is b, the x factor. mccallum has gotten them all right. this is stunning. you know the odds in vegas of you winning are like 20-1 now but she's scorching tonight. here's the last question. walter bruning marked his 114th birthday tuesday in great falls, montana. >> you can't remember me only with tears, then don't remember me at all. and to get the most out of life, enjoy what we have accomplished. >> at first i thought that was larry king but it isn't. >> whoa! >> come on, it's just a jest! he was born in 1896, the same year that which american state was admitted
Sep 22, 2010 10:00pm EDT
children. >>> and steven tyler and jennifer lopez join "american idol." they'll replace simon cowell, ellen degeneres who have left. she says she will be tough but not mean like simon cowell was. i didn't think he was too mean. >> i didn't think he was mean. simon's always been my favorite. he's the one i always watched for. >>> our shot tonight, as we know, things don't always go right for reporters, especially during a live shot. this is a video we found on youtube. a reporter demonstrating how easy it is to break into a car. >> all a thief needs is a hammer, an empty parking lot -- >> poor guy. and that video, well, it got us -- >> got us thinking. >> part of this, this little guy's having fun but. >> our favorite. >> oh, ou. >> i love her look afterward where she's, like, stunned. >> good grief. ouch. >> she's like, uh. oh. i feel bad for her. yeah. let's see it one more time. >> yeah, i don't think it was her cat. >> definitely was not her cat. joe, thanks very much. >>> up next at the top of the hour, keeping them honest, christine o'donnell not answering questions still. plus jesse j
Sep 4, 2010 7:00am EDT
jackson asal judge. steven tyler and shania. she was a fan of the show. >> we are a fan much hers. >> and hurricane earl is downgraded to a tropical storm it is on the way to canada after heavy wind and rain. >> here is the latest with peter. looks nice. just a little breeze. >> it is just a little breeze. the hurricane is gone. like you said about the time it made landfall, earl became a tropical storm. it was weaker and still very powerful. look at it is about 11:00 local time in the chat thereto ham fishing pier. we are getting heavy rains and strong rain. it feels like you are stung boy a bee or bit know by a bug. chatham is protected by a sand bar. the water is very, very choppy. we haven't seen them get out in this. we have seen seals surfing up here with all of the people are. excouse me . this is the fishing pier. normal low most people have boats out here. since everybody took it out except for one guy. unofficial end of summer going out with a bang here in chatham. it is the morning after, just a perfect cape cod day right now. from what we can tell no extensive damage.